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I built a raised garden bed by myself

I built a raised bed in our front yard for growing vegetables, using my new cordless drill as a screwdriver. Here’s how. Continue reading

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How to make sun tea

There are so many different ways to save energy. Making sun tea is just one of them. Frankly, I think it tastes better too. It couldn’t be easier. Find a nice lidded quart container, like a glass canning jar. I … Continue reading

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Box Car Willie and Radiator Charlie’s Mortgage Lifter

Here is a “how to” about how to transplant and grow tomatoes, plus a list of the tomato varieties that I’m growing this year. So far. Continue reading

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First day of spring and the week’s harvest

Thanks to my citrus crop, I topped 9 lbs of harvest this week. I am also having fun with my solar oven. Here are two more recipes, one for pot roast and one for a chicken casserole. Continue reading

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Solar oven cooking with my new Sun Oven

Yesterday I made a fabulous pot roast in my new Sun Oven. I really love solar oven cooking. Continue reading

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How to make a pumpkin pie from scratch

Here is how I turned my pie pumpkins into pie, step-by-step. Continue reading

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How long will the tomatoes hold out?

The garden is supplying us with a seemingly never ending supply of tomatoes, but the apples are gone already. Continue reading

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